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World Cafe

Bell X1 On World Cafe

XPN

The Dublin pop-rock band, a huge draw in its native Ireland, was once led by Damien Rice.

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World Cafe

Dumpstaphunk On World Cafe

XPN

Dumpstaphunk has thrived in the New Orleans funk scene alongside some of the best in the business.

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World Cafe

Potty Mouth On World Cafe

XPN

The Massachusetts band revels in the sheer volume and eager, youthful enthusiasm of punk.

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World Cafe

Gregory Alan Isakov on World Cafe

XPN

The musician and farmer discusses the controversy behind his song's appearance in a fast-food ad.

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Vintage Cafe: Foxygen

XPN

Today we revisit an early 2013 Vintage Cafe from the California band Foxygen.

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Favorite Sessions

Helmet, 'Blacktop' (Live)

KEXP

Watch the man behind "Unsung" and "In the Meantime" perform a new song, "Blacktop," at KEXP.